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Daily Archive: March 12, 2014

Wild Turkey, Campari, Tequilas Drive 6% U.S. Growth In Campari’s Full Year

A buoyant performance in the U.S. market helped offset tough macroeconomic conditions across much of the globe for Gruppo Campari in calendar 2013. Continue reading →

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Treasury Names Sheridan To Top U.S. Marketing Post, As Grant Departs

Treasury Wine Estates (TWE) has promoted Barry Sheridan to the post of vice president, marketing, Americas. Continue reading →

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Ste. Michelle Acquires Oregon’s Willakia To Bolster Surging Erath

Ste. Michelle Wine Estates has acquired Willakia Vineyard in Oregon’s Eola-Amity Hills in an effort to bolster its fast-rising Erath brand. Continue reading →

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La Crema Intros First Oregon Wine

Jackson Family Wines’ La Crema brand is making its first foray into Oregon wine with the launch of a Willamette Valley Pinot Noir. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for March 12, 2014

•The Fladgate Partnership is releasing two new Late Bottled Vintage Ports (LBVs), one each under its Taylor Fladgate and Fonseca brands. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for March 12, 2014

•Stamford, Connecticut-based United States Beverage (USB) has agreed to become the exclusive national sales and marketing agent for gluten-free beer specialist New Planet Beer Co. Continue reading →

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